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25 Awesome Books About BC

Do you know any history buffs? Maybe you’re looking for a unique gift, something just right for that hard-to-shop-for person? This list of 25 books about BC is just what you need! There are a lot more than just 25 books about this great province, but this list covers a variety of topics and there should be something for everyone.

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  1. G.P.V. Akrigg
    1001 British Columbia Place Names

  2. Jean Barman
    The West Beyond the West: A History of British Columbia

  3. Martha Black
    Out of the Mist: Treasures of the Nuu-chah-nulth Chiefs

  4. M. Wylie Blanchet
    The Curve of Time

  5. Lynn Bowen
    Boss Whistle: The Coal Miners of Vancouver Island Remember

  6. Lynn Bowen
    Three Dollar Dreams

  7. Tim Bowling
    The Lost Coast: Salmon, Memory and the Death of Wild Culture
  8. Hugh Brody
    Maps and Dreams: Indians and the British Columbia Frontier

  9. Richard and Sydney Cannings
    British Columbia: A Natural History

  10. Keith Carlson
    A Stó:lo Coast Salish Historical Atlas

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  1. Cheryl Coull
    A Traveller’s Guide to Aboriginal BC

  2. James Delgado
    Waterfront: The Illustrated Maritime Story of Greater Vancouver

  3. Philip Drucker
    Cultures of the North Pacific Coast

  4. Ken Drushka
    Working in the Woods: A History of Logging on the West Coast

  5. Wilson Duff
    The Indian History of British Columbia, Vol 1

  6. Terry Glavin
    Dead Reckoning: Confronting the Crisis in Pacific Fisheries

  7. Terry Glavin
    The Last Great Sea

  8. Terry Glavin
    This Ragged Place: Travels Across the Landscape

  9. Donald Graham
    Keepers of the Light: A History of British Columbia’s Lighthouses and their Keepers

  10. Roderick Haig-Brown
    A River Never Sleeps

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  1. Aldona Jonaitis
    The Yuquot Whalers’ Shrine

  2. W. Kaye Lamb
    George Vancouver: A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean and Round the World 1791-95

  3. Charles Lillard
    Seven Shillings a Year: The History of Vancouver Island

  4. Richard Somerset Mackie
    Trading Beyond the Mountains: The British Fur Trade on the Pacific 1793-1843

  5. Bruce Ramsey
    Ghost Towns of British Columbia

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